Through God’s Word and Spirit we are called and shaped to be a faithful presence of Christ in core city Muskegon.
— Bethany Church's Purpose

MISSION:

To Embrace Christ’s beloved community: through Bible study, worship, prayer and fellowship
To Embody Christ’s compassion especially for youth and neighbors
To Engage in Christ’s commission to be ambassadors of love, justice and reconciliation.

VALUES and COMMITMENTS:

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WALK HUMBLY

Living the gospel has kingdom/healing influence!

We build multi-cultural relationships that model Christ-like sacrifice and inclusiveness.
We grow as Jesus’ disciples through acting and learning together
We love, respect and serve without prejudice and favoritism. 
We encourage everyone to use their gifts for building community.

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LOVE MERCY

Seeking shalom in the city is practical, physical, and cooperative!

We seek and use the gifts in the neighborhood.
We pray and work at ending poverty, hunger, racism and oppression.
We minister with neighborhood partners.     

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ACT JUSTLY

Living the gospel includes the diversity of the neighborhood!

We use the gifts of diversity in our teams and leadership.
We examine our lives together and confess the sins that hinder our unity in Christ.
We seek biblical reconciliation and shalom, and endure its discomfort.
We build multi-ethnic friendships that model Christ-like sacrifice and inclusiveness.